«It was at a medical conference a few years ago. Cuban felt like a great guy to approach with an idea for a healthcare startup. We were both investors in an automation software startup called Zoba, and I of course knew him from his role on the popular entrepreneurial reality TV series Shark Tank.»

«A few seconds into our conversation, Cuban paused. “Healthcare is hard,” he sighed. That was his way of politely telling me: for that reason, I’m out.»

«Cuban isn’t wrong. Healthcare is hard. It’s a complex world filled with regulations and many layers of stakeholders. Innovation often moves slower than other industries. Still, that hasn’t stopped game-changers like Cuban’s patient-friendly Cost Plus Drug Company from breaking ground.»

Article written by Michael Sheeley



HIT Consultant